What Does JUNGLE Mean?

JUNGLE means "Urban Area" and "Urban Music Genre." Here is more information about each of these definitions of JUNGLE.

Urban Area

The word jungle is widely used to refer to urban areas, especially large cities. The implication of using jungle in this context is that the areas in question are dangerous and inhospitable places, where only the strong survive.

Urban Music Genre

Jungle is also a genre of urban music that emerged in the UK in the 1990s. It is a sub genre of electronic dance music (EDM), which was influenced by reggae and hip-hop, and which went on to influence genres such as grime.

Image for JUNGLE

When I write JUNGLE, I mean this:

meaning of JUNGLE

"Urban Area"

Summary of Key Points for the First Definition

"Urban Area" is the most common definition for JUNGLE on Snapchat, WhatsApp, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and TikTok.
Definition:Urban Area
Guessability:guessability level 1

1: Easy to guess

Typical Users:typical user
Adults and Teenagers

Summary of Key Points for the Second Definition

"Urban Music Genre" is another common definition for JUNGLE.
Definition:Urban Music Genre
Guessability:guessability level 4

4: Difficult to guess

Typical Users:typical user
Adults and Teenagers

Example of JUNGLE Used in a Text

author logo

This page is maintained by the Cyber Definitions Editorial Team.

Help Us Improve Cyber Definitions

  • Do you disagree with something on this page?
  • Did you spot a typo?
  • Do you know a slang term that we've missed?
Please tell us using this form.


Try our fun quiz to test your knowledge of slang and texting abbreviations.
gold cup

gold cup

gold cup

  • This test has questions.
  • A correct answer is worth 5 points.
  • You can get up to 5 bonus points for a speedy answer.
  • Some questions demand more than one answer. You must get every part right.
  • Beware! Wrong answers score 0 points.
  • 🏆 If you beat one of the top 3 scores, you will be invited to apply for the Hall of Fame.
Scoring System

Cyber Guru (+)
Cyber Hero (+)
Cyber Captain (+)
Cyber Sergeant (+)
Cyber Recruit (+)